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Legal

June 8, 2022 5:30 am

Trumpism on the Bench?

The rise of judicial populism.
Corbin Barthold
April 7, 2022 5:30 am

Trump’s Judge-Shopping Flop

Cynicism, mendacity, and incompetence rolled into one.
Corbin Barthold
March 24, 2022 8:00 am

Supreme Court Summarily Smacks Down Wisconsin Electoral Maps

Its unprecedented move comes even as Ketanji Brown Jackson explains to the Senate how judges are supposed to judge.
Kimberly Wehle
March 5, 2022 10:03 am

Let’s Not Revive Privateering to Take Russian Superyachts

Leave it in the 19th century.
David Head
February 22, 2022 6:00 am

Civil Lawsuits Can Proceed Against Trump for His Big Lie and Jan. 6th Actions

New ruling confirms: A president does not have immunity for actions taken outside his official capacity.
Kimberly Wehle
February 18, 2022 5:30 am

What Biden’s SCOTUS Nominee Will Face

The Supreme Court’s first black woman nominee will likely face a disproportionate number of questions on such issues as affirmative…
Theodore R. Johnson
January 27, 2022 10:54 am

A SCOTUS Reality Check

Identity politics and the high court.
Charlie Sykes
December 14, 2021 5:17 am

The Supreme Court’s Ruling on Texas SB-8 Opens the Door to Mischief

The new conservative majority does away with pre-enforcement review.
Kimberly Wehle
December 3, 2021 9:00 am

Will the Supreme Court Overturn Roe or Prop It Up with a Compromise?

And what would either outcome in this term’s major abortion case mean for the courts and for our fractured country?
Kimberly Wehle
November 30, 2021 5:30 am

The Right’s New Legal Crusade Against Corporate Free Speech

Bad laws, dizzying hypocrisy, and fantasies of the past and future.
Corbin Barthold